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Activity Ideas for the week of December 6th, 2021

This week is Older Driver Safety Awareness WeekCheck out his great article from the American Occupational Therapy Association on Older Driver Safety. 12/6  St. Nicholas Day St. Nicholas is known for selling all his possessions and giving his money to the poor. Raised as a devout Christian, St. Nicholas dedicated his whole life to serving …

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Activity Ideas for the week of November 29, 2021

11/29 Start of Chanukah Hanukkah, also known as the Festival of Lights, is an eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Holy Temple (the Second Temple) in Jerusalem at the time of the Maccabean Revolt of the 2nd century BCE 11/30 National Day of Giving On the Tuesday after Thanksgiving charities, families, businesses, community centers, …

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How Physical Therapy Can Help You Be a Safer Caregiver

Physical therapists (PTs) can be a huge asset for caregivers PTs can help you be a safer caregiver through answering questions about implementing home exercise programs, proper equipment use, and minimize falls and accidents. Alyssa O’Krent PT, DPT, OCS, our Physical Therapist expert, works at Texas Physical Therapy Specialists in Central Texas. Check out their …

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